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Friday, December 3, 2021

Chaos Mars Afghan Evacuation Efforts; Biden Criticism Builds

By Laura Kelly and Rebecca Beitsch The Hill Violence on the road to Kabul’s airport and chaos at the gates are hampering efforts...

At Least 8 Dead in Mangrove After Gunbattle With Rio Police

By Rodrigo Viga Gaier RIO DE JANEIRO, Nov 22 (Reuters) - Residents on the outskirts of Rio de Janeiro on Monday found the corpses of...

Cuba Publishes Family Code that Opens Door for Gay Marriage

HAVANA, Sept 15 (Reuters) - Cuba published a long-awaited draft of a new family code on Wednesday that would open the door to gay...

Cubans Among Migrants Arriving in Belarus, Headed for EU

By Sertan Sanderson  People from as far as Cuba are heading to Belarus to try to enter the European Union. But pushbacks and violence...

Latest weather update from SCASPA Met Office on tropical cyclone [News...

  Please find latest weather advisory from the SCASPA Met office concerning the ongoing tropical cyclone watch. HURRICANE-WATCH-STATEMENT-6AM-17TH-SEPT-2017.pdf

Harris leads delegation to Taiwan

Prime Minister Timothy Harris received a warm reception early Monday morning upon his arrival at the Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport in the Republic of...

Residents advised, carefully manage, wash used cloth facemasks

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- St. Kitts and Nevis residents are advised to carefully manage facemasks after going out in public. According to Chief Medical...

Finally! Pedro Castillo Declared President-Elect of Peru

Pedro Castillo has been declared president-elect of Peru, weeks after winning the popular vote in a tightly-contested run-off election. The country's election authority announced its...

India: ‘Black Fungus’ Epidemic Follows COVID Pandemic

The deadly disease has sickened former coronavirus patients across the country. Doctors believe that hospitals desperate to keep Covid patients alive made choices that...

Four CARICOM Members Record COVID Deaths in 24 Hrs.

Four Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries registered deaths from the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic over the past 24 hours, while Jamaica going over the 1,000 fatality...

Nevis Public Library Hosts ‘Book Tasting’ to mark Black History Month

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The Nevis Public Library is hosting a “Book Tasting” starting February 15, an activity intended to mark Black History Month. “The...

Nine Young Nevis Residents Receive Honors at Youth Impact 12...

NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS -- Nine young people n Nevis, three more than in 2020, have been honoured at the Youth Impact 12 Awards Ceremony....

Haiti Quake: U.N. Calls for ‘Humanitarian Corridor’ in Gang-Held Areas

By Laura Gottesdiener and Drazen Jorgic   PORT-AU-PRINCE, Aug 15 (Reuters) - A "humanitarian corridor" through Haiti's gang-infested areas should be established so aid can flow...

Female Stabbed in Attempted Rape

Basseterre, St. Kitts-A female from Parray’s Village is today nursing stab wounds after she was a target of an unsuccessful rape in the early...

NEVLEC announces Oct. 2 Pump Road power outage

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The following is an advisory from the Nevis Electricity Company Limited (NEVLEC), regarding a scheduled power outage to facilitate upgrades to...

Forest Fires Ravage Thousands of Hectares in Bolivia

By Danny Ramos      LA PAZ, Aug 12 (Reuters) - Fires have laid waste to around 150,000 hectares (579 square miles)of forests and grasslands so...

US: Reports of Haitian Immigrants ‘On Large Scale’ Being Freed in...

Jemima McEvoy Forbes Key Allegations: One unnamed federal official “with direct knowledge of operations” told The AP Haitians have been freed on a “very, very large...

Boris Shuts Parliament for 5 Weeks Amidst Brexit Chaos

  Some MPs voiced their objection to the suspension in the Commons   BBC- Parliament has officially been suspended for five weeks, with MPs not due back...

T&T PM Keith Rowley Tests Pos. for Covid-19, In Isolation

Port of Spain, Apr 7 (Prensa Latina) Prime Minister of Trinidad and Tobago Dr. Keith Rowley has tested positive for Covid-19 and is in...

COVID-19 Vaccination Proof Now Required For All Green Card Applicants

CNW Legal Analyst, Attorney Caroly Pedersen CNW- On August 24, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)  added the COVID-19 Vaccine to the list...

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